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    Yes of course the wear strips can be removed. I...

    Yes of course the wear strips can be removed. I have a set ready to replace them.
    The wear is not the wear strips, it is the "ways" the wearstrips sit on.
    They are NOT removable.
    There are no...
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    Thanks for posting the picture Demon73. Yes that...

    Thanks for posting the picture Demon73. Yes that is very close to what I have. Mine little older and maybe a bit wider probably a lot heavier.
    It clearly shows what I was not great at describing in...
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    Thanks for all the good info. A few replies and...

    Thanks for all the good info.
    A few replies and more info.
    - What holds the head down - nothing mechanical, just the weight of the head - estimate 300lbs.
    I do find myself wondering somethings if...
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    Hi, Good questions. How old - old - near as...

    Hi,

    Good questions.
    How old - old - near as I can tell about 1968.
    Rail crown - this is across the width (1 3/8") - I was a little surprised by this, the wheel must have convex wear - have not...
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    Grockel grinder - truing the ways

    I am going to “true” the “ways” on my grinder.
    The ways are 11-1/2’ long, about 1-3/8” wide and about 20” apart. The head travel 8’.

    First I need to assess accurately just what I have.
    Then I...
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